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Something wicked this way comes

I guess it is about time that I upload my contribution to The Greatest Show on Earth! So here it is. As you might already know, the theme for the show was circuses, freak-shows and fairs from literature. The book I chose was Something wicked this way comes by Ray Bradbury. I Loved the book, and found it really difficult on deciding on what part to illustrate.

After a lot of thought, I ended up with drawing a giant version of the carrousel that would add or take a year of your age for every round you rode with it. Finding it hard to explain this, but I’m pretty sure this makes a lot more sense to those who have read the book… So going with that, I ended up drawing a few of the evil circus people riding it, getting older and younger.

The most fun part with this drawing was drawing the characters. Here are a few of my favorites.

The evil clown with the worlds biggest camel toe.

The bearded lady flashing some hairy legs and the illustrated man-baby.

And here is some of the details on the actual carrousel.

The Greatest Show on Earth was a success and I had a lot of fun! Here is a video from the event by Adam Clague, one of my fellow members from the Drawn Chorus Collective.

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Real Fake sideshow Freaks book

The reason for there not being any new posts lately is because the last weeks of uni has pretty much taken up all of my time. But now everything has been handed in, and I can start to focus on other stuff again 🙂 I am still going to be in London for a few weeks for the degree show. But other than that, I am done! FREEDOM!

As you might already know, my final major project was about fake sideshow freaks. As well as making banners and a display, I also made a book. And here it is.

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I will most likely not upload any pictures of the display until the degree show.